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NOTE: The county and the state are on a shelter-in-place order due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Consider every event listed below either canceled or postponed.


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Arcata Plaza Winter Farmers’ Market
Arcata Plaza / 10 a.m.-2 p.m. / Free
Between G and H and 8th ann 9th streets, Arcata
The bounty of Humboldt County keeps going all Winter long at the North Coast Growers’ Association’s Winter Farmers’ Market on the Arcata Plaza, every Saturday, rain or shine.
441-9999 / / Web site

Seed Plant and Scion Exchange
Arcata Community Center / 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
321 Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway, Arcata
Everyone is invited to get ready for spring by swapping locally-grown seeds, plants and fruit tree cuttings known as “scion” at this event put on by the Humboldt Permaculture Guild. / Web site

Seaside Soap Box Derby
Gyppo Ale Mill / 1-8 p.m.
The Seaside Soap Box Derby will be a weekend of racing, recreation, imbibing and most of all merrymaking! Join us in Shelter Cove for this new and exciting fundraiser for the Southern Humboldt Community Park.
986-7700 / / Web site

Banny Grove, Zigtebra
The Sanctuary / 8-10 p.m. / $10 / $25 sliding scale
1301 J Street, Arcata
Recently localized synth-pop duo Zigtebra will be joining SoCal pop-art trio Banny Grove for a high-energy Saturday night at the Sanctuary.
822-0898 / / Web site

North Coast Repertory Theatre / 8 p.m. / $18 / $16 students/seniors
300 Fifth St., Eureka
A man’s quest for revenge takes him to the edge of sanity in a play often considered the greatest script in Western literature. Prince Hamlet suspects his uncle of the murder of Hamlet’s father. With Denmark in chaos and an invading army on the way, can he prove his uncle’s guilt?
442-6278 / Web site

Benton Harshaw
Savage Henry Comedy Club / 9-11 p.m. / $10 / 18+
415 Fifth St., Eureka
Sacramento Comedian Benton Harshaw headlines a night at the club with his friends from the capital David Samuel, Ruby Setnik and Ethan Albers. Ki Man Harder hosts.
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Arcata Marsh Bird Walk
Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary / 8:30-11 a.m. / Free
None, None
Redwood Region Audubon Society is sponsoring a free public field trip at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary. Bring your binoculars and have a great morning birding! Meet leader Carol Wilson in the parking lot at the end of South I Street (Klopp Lake) in Arcata, rain or shine.
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Rafting Trinity River
Center Activities, HSU Campus / 9 a.m.-6 p.m. / $120 / $110 HSU Students
1 Harpst Street, Arcata
826-3357 / / Web site

Beer Yoga with Nora Smith
Gyppo Ale Mill / 10:30 a.m. / $15
Let the weekend begin with an hour long, all levels, yoga practice lead by the talented Nora Smith.
986-7700 / / Web site

Intro to Indoor Climbing
Center Activities, HSU Campus / 11 a.m.-1 p.m. / $18 / $10 HSU Students
1 Harpst Street, Arcata
826-4197 / / Web site

Community Healing Clinic
Arcata Healing Arts Center / noon-5 p.m. / $30
940 9th St., Arcata
Our practitioners will be offering deep tissue massage, acupuncture, energy work, Reiki, myofascial release, shiatsu, sound healing, tarot readings, and more! Take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to try out different practitioners and healing modalities.
630-5047 / / Web site

Made in Humboldt Film Series: After Earth
Humboldt County Library / noon-2:30 p.m. / Free
1313 Third St., Eureka
Come watch movies filmed in our own backyard! Our movie for March is “After Earth”: A crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium after events forced humanity’s escape. With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help.
269-1905 / Web site

Kids Create Workshop with Virginia Wood
Humboldt County McKinleyville Branch Library / 2-4:45 p.m. / Free
None, None
The first of two workshops- attend either of both. Learn how to cut, fold, sew, and glue to make story books, sketch books, and flip books. Decorate the cover and interior with style.
839-4459 / Web site

Playful Movement
Arising Holistic Center / 3-4 p.m. / Free
627 16th St., Arcata
840-6125 / / Web site

Abraham-Hicks Group
Arising Holistic Center / 4:15-5:30 p.m. / Free
627 16th St., Arcata
840-6125 / / Web site

Twilight Paddle on Humboldt Bay
Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center / 5-8 p.m. / $55 / $45 HSU Students
921 Waterfront Drive, Eureka
Come join us for this popular evening paddle, and watch as the evening skies blossom from our exquisite Humboldt Bay!
443-4222 / / Web site

No Big Deal
Redwood Curtain Brewing Company, Arcata / 8-11 p.m. / $None All Ages
550 South G St. #4, Arcata
No Big Deal is a Rock/Folk duo with sweet sounds, clean vocals, and thoughtful rhythms. Brice Ogan is a guitarist, and singer songwriter with an unmistakable style.
826-7222 / Web site

Sexy MF’ing Saturdays at The Griffin w/ L Boogie
The Griffin / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
None, None / Web site

(CANCELED) Blue Rhythm Revue
Blue Lake Casino and Hotel / 9 p.m.-1 a.m. / Free / 21+
777 Casino Way, Blue Lake
BRR’s R&B-based funk ensemble has a distinctive and soulful sound that any age group can enjoy, exploring soul, funk, Motown, disco, and rock to get you dancing!
877-252-2946 / Web site